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Minit-Tune & Brake Auto Centres is Proud to Announce a New Location in Salmon Arm

May 29, 2015

At Minit-Tune & Brake Auto Centres, we operate like a family. That is why we are proud to announce that our family is growing and we are now open in Salmon Arm. The owners of our new Salmon Arm location are not new to Minit-Tune & Brake Auto Centres. In fact, owner, Roy Edwards used to own our Maple Ridge location for many years. About…

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Time for Spring Cleaning! Get Your Vehicle Ready for Spring Vacations

May 8, 2015

Spring is almost here and with the warmer temperature comes time for spring cleaning. While you are focusing on the interior and exterior of your home, do not forget your vehicle. Just like your home, your vehicle needs a little extra spring cleaning care too. Not just on the outside but under the hood as well. That way, it is ready for you to drive…

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Minit-Tune & Brake Auto Centre Announces 2014 Franchisee of the Year

April 29, 2015

Since 1976, Minit-Tune & Brake Auto Centre has made a tradition out of honoring the exceptional work and dedication of our Minit-Tune & Brake Auto Centre team. The winning Franchisee of the Year not only gets our exceptional praise, but carries the annual trophy – which is the original trophy used from our first 1976 winner. For 2014, we are proud to announce our Coquitlam…

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Minit-Tune & Brake Auto Centre Wins the Consumer Choice Award for the 9th Consecutive Year

April 20, 2015

Each year, the Consumer Choice Award committee gathers to collect the opinions and expectations from thousands of customers and businesses throughout Canada. It is then that they select service providers for offering exceptional service within their particular industry. Minit-Tune & Brake Auto Centre is proud to announce that we have won, for the 9th consecutive year, a Consumer Choice Award for 2015. How Businesses are…

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When Is It Time to Change from Winter Tires to All-Season Tires?

April 8, 2015

Your winter tires take on a lot during the harsh winter driving conditions. Once the warmer weather is here, however, you want to make sure those tires are replaced with all-season tires in a timely manner. This will help keep the treads on your winter tires in good shape for next year. When is the right time for a tire change in Vancouver? Experts say…

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Minit-Tune & Brake Auto Centre Proudly Supports the CKNW Orphan’s Fund

March 29, 2015

Minit-Tune & Brake Auto Centre is constantly looking for new opportunities to support our community. We strongly believe that giving back to the programs and activities in our neighbourhood is what drives growth and ensures everyone has an equal opportunity. That is why we are proud to support the CKNW Orphan’s Fund. Each October and November, Minit-Tune & Brake Auto Centre donates a portion of…

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Minit-Tune & Brake Auto Centre is Proud to Support The Local Community in Surrey, BC

March 5, 2015

At Minit-Tune & Brake Auto Centre, we love our community and are always looking for ways to actively participate and contribute. We are proud to support and be part of the Surrey, BC neighbourhood. Who would not love living here? Surrey is the place where urban and rural lifestyles come together, offering some of the most unique landscapes and multiple activities for families of all…

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Winter is Hard on Your Car – Book a Spring Tune-Up Before Your March Break Vacation

February 24, 2015

Of course, we enjoy crackling fires and hot chocolate, but now it’s time to roll down the windows and feel the fresh, spring air. Open up that sun roof and let the sun cast its golden warmth. Before you do this, a full check-up for your car is in order. Planning your Spring Break getaway? Get your car ready for the road. A quick oil…

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The Importance of Winter Tires in North Vancouver

January 30, 2015

Winter driving is never easy, but with proper foresight, maintenance, and planning, you can ensure that you and your loved ones get to your destination safely. Toward that end, before you pull out of your Coquitlam neighbourhood, it makes sense to ensure that your vehicle is up to the task of handling the black ice and freezing conditions of the Barnet Highway. As such, if…

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Minit-Tune & Brake Auto Centres Address Common Issues

Here at Minit-Tune & Brake Auto Centres in British Columbia, we’re always pleased to help our customers get the most out of their cars and trucks. To that end, we’ll add a relevant blog topic from time to time to keep you up to date and getting the most out of your vehicle.